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Sun Light Cottages, Friars Causeway, Leicester

Sun Light Cottages, Friars Causeway, Leicester

L1535. Sun Light Cottages, Friars Causeway, Leicester, circa 1895. These houses were some of the many properties which the Manchester, Sheffield & Lincolnshire Railway demolished to make way for the London Extension. Henry Lovatt of Wolverhampton was the contractor who built this section of the new Line (Contract No.2, Leake to Aylestone).
qkwHouses
alt_titleCottages due for demolition, Leicester
themescommunity histories
changing environments
subjectConstruction - Demolition
Houses - Dwellings
railways - railway construction & maintenance
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1895
TypePhotographic prints - black and white
Photographs - 
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - I 5/14
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationpart of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
copy of - glass plate negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Friars Causeway, Leicester (O.S. Ref: 458100 304700)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1895
RightsLeicestershire County Council